Faughs withdraw to Escault

Event
Saturday, 18 May, 1940 - Sunday, 19 May, 1940

Retreat to Dunkirk

The Battle Honour WITHDRAWAL TO ESCAULT was awarded in recognition for those actions along the whole front of withdrawal from the River Dyle. The Battle Honour, although awarded to The Royal Irish Fusiliers, was not chosen by the Regiment to be carried on The Queen's Colours.